Implementing THRASS in Childhood Learning Centres

THRASS is an acronym for Teaching Handwriting Reading & Spelling Skills. It is a teaching method aimed at building a solid foundational understanding of literacy. THRASS works on the idea that to gain a working knowledge of how language behaves we must understand the process behind word building. Literacy teaching methods have changed over [...]

2017-09-11T20:58:10+00:00

Libraries and Early Years Literacy

ToBeMe has researched the importance of a library in a child’s life and have extracted parts of a paper entitled “Library 
preschool
 storytimes: Developing
 early 
literacy
 skills
 in
 children” by Judy MacLean ADTED 458 – Dr. Sheila Sherow Summer 2008. Judy MacLean talks about the benefits of a library.  She refers to a “public library” [...]

2017-07-17T05:15:36+00:00